Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Kevin Holland after UFC on ESPN 42 loss?

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UFC main events continued to be unkind to Kevin Holland on Saturday when he came up short against Stephen Thompson at UFC on ESPN 42.

Holland (23-9 MMA, 9-6 UFC) remains winless in three octagon headliners after a hand injury helped lead to a fourth-round corner stoppage TKO win for Thompson (17-6-1 MMA, 12-6-1 UFC) at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla.

It’s suddenly back-to-back losses for Holland, who once again showed the struggles he can have when his opponent is ahead in a fight.

What does the loss mean for Holland? Watch the video above for thoughts and analysis on his future.

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Twitter reacts to Stephen Thompson's corner stoppage TKO of Kevin Holland at UFC on ESPN 42

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